When do I use this technique?
When you want to are running Free plus Shipping deals for all or some of the products on your store.
How do I configure it?
Create a new Promotion and make the following choices:
- Promotion type: Automatic discount
- Products: All Products or a selection (e.g. a collection)
- Discount type: Percentage
- Discount: set to 100%
What's the experience like for my prospects/customers?
Customers who browse to your F+S products will be offered the product for free. You can add a pop-up or just a notification to explain why the product is offered for free.
You can use shipping rules, combined with weights to then charge the correct amount for shipping per unit.
To see a live example click here.